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Emergency Services received a 911 call reporting a body on a roadside in eastern Yoknapatawpha County.

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Zoe worked in publishing in New York before she became a columnist in Oxford.

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Outside of school and work, Beau studies true crime and is active in his church.

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The detectives talked to the young man who found Zoe's body.

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A fellow officer notified Detectives Armstrong and Murphy about a potentially related incident.

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Detective Armstrong spoke to a witness in a potentially related incident.

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Howard and Marion are devoted to each other and their only child, Nancy.

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The detectives spoke to Howard and Marion shortly after they arrived in town.

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The Crime Beat reports: OWP columnist Zoe Chase killed in possible carjacking

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The detectives took some items into evidence from Zoe's house.

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Jack caught the acting bug in high school and pursued it in college and beyond.

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Detective Armstrong ran into Jack at Zoe's house.

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Peggy grew up in Michigan and moved to Oxford after college.

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Detective Armstrong asked Peggy about her business and personal relationships with Zoe.

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A founding member of the Oxford Writers Circle, Mallory has published several books to modest success.

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Detective Murphy spoke to Zoe's friend and fellow writer, Mallory.

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Ed has never been happier since he married vivacious Dani and they had twin girls.

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The detectives visited the Bonner residence and spoke to Ed, the only one home at the time.

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Dani and Zoe were best friends from the day they met until the day Zoe died.

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The detectives went back to the Bonner residence a little later to talk to Dani.

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CSU provided an inventory of evidence collected at the scene of Zoe Chase's homicide.

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Investigators transcribed a portion of an audio recording potentially relevant to the Zoe Chase homicide.

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Debbie has lived all over the country as she struggled to find her path in life.

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At the detectives' request, Debbie came in to talk about her relationship with Zoe.

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After a painful divorce, Steven regained his footing when he started writing.

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